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Valley Arts Stratocaster Strat w/ Fender Case Left Handed Carlos Rios #33985

Availability: In stock




BRAND: Valley Arts Guitar

MODEL: Custom Strat

FUNCTION: Left Handed Electric Guitar

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: This listing is for a early model 1980's Valley Arts Stratocaster from the personal collection of guitarist Carlos Rios. 

This guitar was hand built for Carlos Rios to his exact specifications. Carlos used the guitar extensively in the studio but not so much live as it heavy! 


  • Serial #0040
  • Finish/Color: natural
  • Weight: 9.2 lbs
  • Nut Width: 1 5/8"
  • Scale Length: 25"
  • Fretboard: ebony
  • Frets: 24
  • General Neck Shape: classic C
  • Pickup Configuration: 
    • 2 - EMG CAB HHJ single coil active neck and bridge pick-ups
    • 1 - EMG CAB HHD single coil active center pick-up
  • Knob and Switch Configuration: 
    • 1 - volume knob
    • 1 - tone knob
    • 3 - on/off toggle switches (one per pickup)
  • Other: Gotoh Knob Tuners and Gibson Fine Tune Tail Piece

ACCESSORIES INCLUDED: This item comes as seen in photos, and does not include any accessories.


  • 1 - Fender molded case
  • 1 - 19' Mogami 1/4" instrument cable
  • 1 - Valley Arts Guitar finger board felt cover

PHYSICAL CONDITION: Excellent - The guitar has a few light scuffs and scratches on both sides of the body. The natural wood finish and black pick guard have an amazing shine. The binding around the body has a few chips along the edges. All the hardware looks good. The neck is smooth and feels great in your hand, overall, it's in excellent condition.

WORKING CONDITION: Excellent - Pickups and switches work like a charm! Control knobs are also in perfect operation. Tuners are quite accurate and work perfectly as well. Overall working condition is excellent.


UNPACKAGED DIMENSIONS: 43.5" x 5.5" x 17"

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